Acquisition reform

Pentagon chief Hicks pursuing workarounds to fast-track military tech acquisition

by • 2 months ago

The Deputy Secretary of Defense says the agency may redefine which projects are designated as new start programs.

HoloLens 2 headset will be model for Army’s future acquisitions

by • 3 months ago

Gen. McConville sees the IVAS augmented reality headset project as a template for future acquisition in the Army.

The Army’s contract for its next-gen fighting vehicle doesn’t have any requirements

by • 8 months ago

The Army's new ground vehicle will need to have open software capabilities that allow for continuous updates.

Pentagon software acquisition enters new era with updated purchasing policy

by • 10 months ago

Ellen Lord unveiled the changes to software and other acquisition policy at a press conference from the Pentagon Wednesday.

Primes, subs won’t face the same CMMC security requirements on all contracts

by • 1 year ago

CMMC requirements will not be one-size-fits-all for defense contracts, Katie Arrington said. Different parts of the contract will indicate different levels of security needed.

GSA will rollout schedules reform plan through fiscal 2020

by • 3 years ago

GSA's plan to combine 24 acquisition schedules into a single vehicle will play out over the next two years and include standard terms and conditions.